Mixing Politics and Piety, a Conservative Priest Seeks to Shape Poland’s Future

TORUN, Poland — From the martyrs of World War II to the heroes who led the…

From Underwear to Cars, India’s Economy Is Fraying

TIRUPUR, India — When Alan Greenspan ran a consulting firm and wanted to know where the…

Germany Unveils $60 Billion Climate Package

BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government on Friday agreed to support a $60 billion package of…

Ukraine Pressured on U.S. Political Investigations

MOSCOW — Months before a whistle-blower’s complaint came to light this week, raising alarms over dealings…

De Blasio to Developers: Donate to My Nonprofit. $125,000 Came.

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Brownface, Blackface and About-Face. Is Trudeau Who He Says He Is?

OTTAWA — Canadians from Newfoundland to British Columbia struggled with the past misdeeds of their leader…

Maurice Ferré, Miami’s First Hispanic Mayor, Dies at 84

MIAMI — During the years that shaped modern Miami, Mayor Maurice A. Ferré held on to…

South Sudan Oil Consortium Funded Militias Accused of Atrocities, Report Says

LONDON — A South Sudanese oil consortium directly financed militias accused of committing atrocities in the…

Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, Former President of Tunisia, Dies at 83

Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, Tunisia’s former autocratic president whose extravagant life and oppressive rule inspired the…

Netanyahu, Like His Foe, Calls for Unity Government, but Conflicts Remain

JERUSALEM — Seizing the initiative in Israel’s postelection political gridlock, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday…

Australia’s Toughest Question: How Close Is Too Close to China?

SYDNEY, Australia — It was an extraordinary question for a member of Australia’s Parliament to be…

Israel’s Arab Politicians Emerge With New Political Heft

JERUSALEM — The right to speak directly after the prime minister? Meetings with all visiting heads…

How Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Learned to Play by Washington’s Rules

WASHINGTON — Less than two weeks after being sworn in last year, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a…

Israel Elections: Netanyahu Is in Trouble, and Other Takeaways

A day after Israel’s general election — the second in five months — there is still…

States Rush to Limit Vaping, but Results Remain Uncertain

After a spate of illnesses linked to vaping, states are rushing to push through bans on…